Maura Condrick's Profile
Welcome to Camp Pine Needle! My name is Maura Condrick and I'm a freelance illustrator, splitting my time between Cape Cod, Massachusetts and Brooklyn, New York.
Like most useful things, my garden markers were created out of necessity. I had just moved to the Outer Cape from NYC and was new to growing my own food. When I joined the community garden I was afraid I'd forget where everything was planted or not recognize what it was as it grew. I tried to buy garden markers but couldn't find enough of the same style or right size, and I didn't want them to compete visually with my beautiful vegetables. And so, inspired by botanical prints and old seed packets, I made my own!
Lots of people asked to buy them and I decided to set up a shop.
I have about thirty plants listed here: most are hand-drawn and eight (herbs) are...
- Born on August 28
- Joined October 29, 2010